Josh Henderson Saddles Up For New Dallas, Larry Hagman Now Officially On Board

TNT’s Dallas pilot now has not one but two J.R.s on board.

Josh Henderson (Desperate Housewives) has landed one of the leads in the much anticipated reboot, Deadline reports, playing the elder J.R. Ewing’s son, John Ross.

Exclusive: Jordana Brewster Joins Dallas Reboot

Henderson joins Jordana Brewster, who late last week was cast as Elena, a cook’s daughter entangled in a love triangle with John Ross and Christopher, aka Bobby and Pam Ewing’s adopted son (still to be cast).

Also confirmed for TNT’s Dallas are the original series’ Larry Hagman (as J.R.), Linda Gray (reprising her role of J.R.’s ex, Sue Ellen) and Patrick Duffy (as younger Ewing brother Bobby.